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Financial habits can be taught early


Be There for Your Teenage Daughter—Even When She’s at Her Worst

Eleven tips to help your teen daughter maintain emotional connection and achieve independence

Work and Finances

When Money Gets Tight, I Bake Bread

Outside-the-box ideas when you need to make the dough

Time Out Corner

Dear President Gaslighter

Dear President Gaslighter,


How to Deal with Hair Discrimination in Day Care and School

When rules about hairstyles are culturally biased


A Blue Dot in a Sea of Red: Why I Stay

Life lessons from a liberal in a very conservative town

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Wellness - Mental Health

When PTSD Is the “Other Woman”

Self-care for the frazzled caregiver

Wellness - Mental Health

Do Solo Moms by Choice Have a Right to Ever Complain?

You made the decision to go it alone . . . but that doesn’t mean you have to be perfect

Work and Finances

Handling Job Loss as a Solo Mom

Important conversations to have with yourself, your child, and possibly ...

Work and Finances

How Impostor Syndrome Hinders Women at Home and in the Workplace

What to do when our inner voice tells us we aren’t good enough


Tips for Being Kind to the Earth Even as a Solo Parent

Don’t be overwhelmed by recycling—little changes can go a long way

Special Needs

Using Movies to Talk with Kids About Differences

A useful list of films that can inspire important conversations

Wellness - Mental Health

Are You Willing to Be Selfish?

Five rewards for making self-care a priority


How to Deal with a Vindictive Ex

Five strategies for coparenting with a jerk


Avoid Summer Brain Drain Without Drama and Pain

Seven tips for fun summertime learning


Managing Those Parenting Moments from Hell

Strategies for when you can’t walk away and cool down

Embracing Diversity, Promoting Equality and Empowering Moms

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